During your stay
After you have arrived at the institute and already settled down a bit, there are some things we would like to draw your attention to: German classes, career & family offerings and more…
The MPI-IE offers regular German courses for their staff. There are several opportunities at various public and private institutions that offer different courses for all levels.
Work & Family
Not travelling alone? No problem. Your nearest and dearest are welcome. And we will do everything we can to make them feel at home: in Germany you will find family-oriented regulations that allow your spouse or partner to join you and work here, essential facilities such as nurseries and schools, as well as financial and legal support for you and your family.
The advancement of young scientists and the facilitation of attractive career paths for all employees is a major concern of the MPI-IE. Various offerings by the Planck Academy, dedicated programs for junior researchers and on-site events
Networks & Communities
There are several strong networks at the MPI-IE and within the Max Planck Society to support exchange and communication. Among them are the PhD and the Postdoc Community.